Starbucks Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased SBUX stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SBUX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $61.87, the dividend yield is 1.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBUX was $61.87,
representing a -0.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.97 and
a 43.75% increase over the 52 week low of $43.04.
SBUX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as McDonald's Corporation (
) and Yum! Brands, Inc. (
). SBUX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.97. Zacks Investment Research reports SBUX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.94%, compared to an
industry average of 9.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to SBUX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SBUX as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
- iShares KLD Select Social Index Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Consumer Discretionary (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Index Fund (
- Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEJ with an increase of
24.02% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SBUX at 4.98%.